On Wednesday, state ethics regulators unleashed a 68-page document detailing young, female staffers' allegations of sexual harassment from Assemblyman Vito Lopez. One complainant described Lopez's attempts to force his hands up her inner thighs on car trips. He asked another to wear heels and short ... More >>
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Remember the old days, like before the recession, when talking about money was considered "gauche" and frowned upon at cocktail parties and sophisticated events? Well, now, thanks to so many people losing their jobs and the Real Housewives franchise being such a hit -- not to mention Goldman ... More >>
Your boss will understand.What could be more red-blooded and American than March Madness? How about celebrating said Madness at Hooters. The bust-themed chain is offering customers a "doctor's note" excusing them from work, signed by one "Dr. Hootie." You can get one today and tomorrow at you ... More >>
Rhode Island-based Daniele International is expanding its recall of salami products due to possible salmonella contamination. Another 115,000 pounds of salami is being recalled following 1 million pounds recalled last month. [AP] Burger King plans to enter the coffee wars by selling Starbuck ... More >>
Local comics team up for new Comedy Central cartoon
"Takes a tough man to make a tender forecast," says legendary Fox 5 News Anchorman to his weatherman, Nick Gregory. "Keep fucking that chicken." Co-anchor Dari Alexander's reaction is choice, as we're sure was her reaction off-camera when Anastos said as a film bumper showed her working out, "Hey, ... More >>
The live streams are up and running! Here's the Jackson Deathmobile, seen at the Fox News Stream loading in his casket! The Celebrity MySpace stream more somberly features a black screen with the words: "ATTENTION ALL MEDIA OUTLETS: The services are expected to begin in 10 minutes." Whoops, break ... More >>
Open wide: New catch Holland herring and chopped onion Today is the first day of the new catch Holland herring season at Russ and Daughters. The small, silvery fishes from the cold waters of the North Sea are at their peak once a year, starting now and lasting for approximately the next four weeks ... More >>
Speaking of SNL, and Seth Rogen's cameo thereon, this also happened: a video for Lonely Island's "I'm A Boss," remixed as a performance review conducted between Rogen and Andy Samberg. Is it funny to parody a four-year-old Slim Thug song? We are not so sure. But we're always down to see literal de ... More >>
A new study finds that one billion frogs are harvested from the wild for human consumption each year, raising fears about population decline and the possible extinction of some species. [BBC News]Whole Foods and Starbucks make Fortune's 2009 'Best Companies to Work For' list.[Fortune via NY Daily Ne ... More >>
On the Web at Work: Can Your Bosses Tell?
Recently, Employees at 'The New York Times' Were Fired for Exchanging Pornographic E-mail. Big Business or Big Brother?